Carol A. Manning, Broker-Associate, CDPE, RPA,CPM®


  • Direct(925) 776-2740
  • Mobile(925) 980-0626
  • Fax(925) 776-2741
  • Contra Costa, Alameda and Solano Counties
  • CA BRE 01148338

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It would be my pleasure to assist you in your property search. My website will provide you with all of the tools you need to find the perfect property.  I am an experienced agent with CPM, RPA, CDPE and ORDMS Certifications, and over 23 years of experience to put to work for you!


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Carol Manning, Realtor and Broker-Associate: A Better Way to Serve Your Needs, Honesty, Integrity and Service. Serving Contra Costa, Alameda, Solano, and San Joaquin counties.

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Selling Philosophy

Owning real estate is an integral part of financial security and diversification. Both home and investment property ownership provide a great deal of personal enjoyment, pride, and financial reward. My interest in real estate is to help people enjoy the personal and financial benefits of home and investment real estate ownership and to make the purchase and sale experience enjoyable, educational and stress-free. My commitment is to support you throughout the process while working together as a team. HONESTY, INTEGRITY and SERVICE will always come first.

Specific Services

As a California Licensed Broker, License # 01148338, with over twenty years of real estate experience as a top producer, as well as the Certified Short Sale Expert designation (CDPE) Certified Property Manager and Real Property Administrator designations, I am ready to put my experience and knowledge to work for you. My experience encompasses both commercial and residential real estate negotiations and transactions so you gain the advantage of having one expert handling all of your real estate needs. I also specialize in bank owned and short sale properties.  I am a Preferred Chase Short Sale Agent as well as an "A" rated Bank of America agent. In my career, I have successfully negotiated hundreds of gain this valuable experience when you work with me. Because of my extensive experience, my knowledge and education as a Broker and not just a salesperson, you can be sure that you will receive the best skills, service, and value to complete your real estate transaction. My committment to you is to work, at all times, with a high level of honesty, integrity and service. Let me handle the details of marketing and negotiating the purchase or sale of your home or commercial property so you can get on with your busy life!   

I enjoy working one-on-one with each of my clients and I focus on both the educational and counseling aspects of buying and selling your home or commercial property.  I believe that "knowledge is power" and I am happy to provide an educational experience for clients who would like to be involved in the step-by step process of each transaction.

For a complimentary guide to Short Sales and Frequently Asked Questions please call me at (925) 980-0626 or email me at!  Don't be intimidated by a process that I can handle for you with absolutely no fee to you.  Many banks are paying sellers to move forward with a short sale!  You can possibly qualify for anywhere between $3,000.00 and $20,000.00 depending on your lender!

JUST A FEW TESTIMONIALS FROM MY CLIENTS........"A most intelligent person who knows her real estate. Who actually made the process of selling our home a pleasure. We will never forget Carol" J. COUCH "My agent, Carol Manning was the best of the best. I couldn't ask for anyone better." A. MARTINEZ "We will highly recommend Carol Manning to anyone we know with real estate needs. Her ability and extensive knowledge made the process of selling our home less stressful and we are extremely happy with the results!" G. ALANIZ "Carol is a gem! This transaction went so smoothly and perfectly...textbook A+" T. PAVEK "We would definitely use Carol again!" J. JACKSON "Excellent service all around!" A. RENTERIA
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